BadBlue Malformed GET Request Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

By sending an invalid GET request (without any URI), it iss
possible to crash the remote web server. An attacker could exploit
this vulnerability to make the web server crash continually.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-07/0143.html

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11062 (badblue_get_DoS.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 5187

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1023